Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital created a medical village on the hospital campus that includes an independently operated, federally qualified, outpatient community health center. The related program includes an extended hours care center adjacent to the emergency department, and a health education training institute (HETI) that will provide community health education and outreach and workforce development training. In addition, the emergency department is being renovated to address current operational inefficiencies and new programmatic elements, including a rapid assessment/triage program.
Describe the public funding process for the capital restructuring financing program (CRFP) including the project teams obligations to accommodate contract terms in support of a client’s public-private partnership program.
Identify the major program elements required to reduce overreliance on the emergency department, unnecessary hospital admissions, and repeat emergency department visits.
Translate the existing, underused footprint residing in your portfolio into effective population health initiatives.
List specific best practice solutions, attenable within the limits of a renovation project, to improve the patient experience.